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Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Finishes growth season
Owusu-Koramoah recorded nine tackles, including four for a loss, in last Saturday's 45-14 wild-card playoff loss to Houston.
Owusu-Koramoah's third NFL season was his best, as he responded to new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. The linebacker led the Browns in tackles (101) during the regular season, including a team-high 20 for a loss and 3.5 sacks. Coming off an impressive season, Owusu-Koramoah enters the final year of a four-year rookie deal and will be the face of the linebacking corps.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Records 11 stops in Week 17 win
Owusu-Koramoah tallied 11 tackles (seven solo), including two for loss, against the Jets in a 37-20 win on Thursday Night Football.
Owusu-Koramoah ranked second on Cleveland in stops in the victory, recording his second double-digit tackle performance of the campaign. The third-year pro played all but two of the Browns' defensive snaps in the contest, and he hasn't missed a game this season. Owusu-Koramoah has tallied a career-best 101 tackles (72 solo), including 3.5 sacks, along with two interceptions and a forced fumble on the campaign.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Notches interception in Week 16 win
Owusu-Koramoah registered six tackles (five solo) and an interception against Houston in Sunday's 36-22 victory.
Owusu-Koramoah tied for second on Cleveland in stops in the win, and he's now tallied at least six tackles in seven straight contests. He also shut down a Houston drive near the end of the second half with a pickoff of a Case Keenum pass intended for tight end Dalton Schultz. It was the second interception of Owusu-Koramoah's career -- the other came last week versus Chicago.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Makes fourth-quarter plays
Owusu-Koramoah recorded six tackles (all solo), including a sack and an additional tackle for loss, and one interception along with an additional pass defensed in Sunday's 20-17 win over Chicago in Week 15.
Owusu-Koramoah came up big on successive plays in the fourth quarter that enabled Cleveland to tie the game. He sacked Justin Fields for an 11-yard loss then took down Roschon Johnson in open space to prevent a first down and forced Chicago to punt. Six plays later, Joe Flacco connected with Amari Cooper for a 51-yard touchdown. The Notre Dame grad has earned more playing time over the course of the season. Through the first 10 games, Owusu-Koramoah averaged 38 snaps per game, but he's up to 62 per game over the last four weeks. Owusu-Koramoah leads the team with 84 tackles and has a career-high 3.5 sacks.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Leading tackler in loss
Owusu-Koramoah recorded 12 tackles (seven solo), including a sack and an additional tackle for loss, and a forced fumble in Sunday's 29-12 loss to the Broncos in Week 12.
Owusu-Koramoah led the Browns' defense on a day in which it was not as formidable as it had been for much of the season. The third-year linebacker upped his sack count to 2.5 and ranks second on the team with 64 tackles.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Logs seven tackles in win
Owusu-Koramoah registered seven tackles (four solo), including half a sack, and a pass deflection in Cleveland's 33-31 win versus the Ravens on Sunday.
Owusu-Koramoah had another solid outing as he finished second on the team in tackles. The 2021 second-round pick is having the most productive start to a season of his career and is currently on pace to set new highs in both tackles and sacks.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Makes plays in win
Owusu-Koramoah recorded five tackles, including a sack and two additional tackles for loss, one additional quarterback hit and one pass defensed in Sunday's 19-17 win over the 49ers.
Owusu-Koramoah registered his first sack of the season in the third quarter, which led to a Cleveland possession that ended in a field goal. Of the many big plays he made, the most impactful may have been after the Browns had turned the ball over, giving San Francisco a short field from Cleveland's 26-yard line. The 49ers, who had just taken a 7-0 lead, called for a short pass to Christian McCaffrey, which was snuffed out by Owusu-Koramoah. He dropped the running back for an eight-yard loss. San Francisco eventually missed a field-goal attempt, and the Browns avoided falling behind by two scores.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Leads Browns in tackles Sunday
Owusu-Koramoah recorded six tackles (four solo) in Sunday's 27-3 win versus Tennessee.
In a game where the Titans possessed the ball for less than 22 minutes, Owusu-Koramoah made the most of his meager opportunities to defend the run in Week 3. He should have a chance to see more action when Cleveland hosts Baltimore in Week 4.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Limited production again
Owusu-Koramoah logged four tackles (four solo) in Cleveland's 26-22 loss to the Steelers on Monday.
While Owusu-Koramoah's four tackles were the third most on the team, he has now only recorded seven tackles through the team's first two contests. The 23-year-old also saw his playing drop, as he only played 33 snaps Week 2 after leading the team with 41 Week 1.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Quiet in season opener
Owusu-Koramoah recorded three tackles in Sunday's 24-3 win versus the Bengals.
Though it was a great day for his team, it was a disappointing one for Owusu-Koramoah, who had his fair share of opportunities considering he led Cleveland linebackers in snaps (42). He'll look to bounce back at Pittsburgh in Week 2 against a Steelers team that looked dreadful offensively in its 30-7 loss versus the 49ers on Sunday.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Healthy for 2023
Owusu-Koramoah has been an active participant at the Browns' OTAs this spring, Mary Kay Cabot of The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Owusu-Koramoah missed the final four contests of the 2022 season with a foot injury, but he's fully recovered heading into his third season in the league. The linebacker dealt with multiple lower-body injuries last year and will look to rebound in 2023. Over 11 games in 2022, the 23-year-old recorded 70 tackles, four pass deflections and two forced fumbles, almost matching the stats he put up over 14 contests in his rookie campaign the year prior.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah: Contemplating foot surgery
Owusu-Karamoah (foot) will determine over the next few weeks whether he needs surgery to address his mid-foot sprain, May Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com reports.
Owusu-Karamoah is already on injured reserve due to the injury, so he won't be returning this season either way. Another update will surface if the linebacker opts for surgery.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-2, 221 lbs
|Birthplace: Hampton, VA
|School: Notre Dame